Pernetha Evans places a rose among the many that lay on the casket of her husband, Capt. Kermit Evans, during his funeral Dec. 12 at Arlington National Cemetery. More than 200 friends and relatives gathered to pay their respects to Captain Evans, a member of the 27th Civil Engineering Squadron Explosives Ordnance Disposal Flight at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. He was deployed to Iraq when the helicopter he was a passenger in made an emergency landing and crashed. He was one of the four out of 16 who were killed as a result of the crash. He is survived by his wife, Perneatha and Kermit Jr., their 13-month-old son.
U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Cohen Young
November 2, 2012
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